Edward, Lake

Edward, Lake
geographical name lake E Africa SW of Lake Albert on boundary between NE Democratic Republic of the Congo & SW Uganda area 830 square miles (2158 square kilometers)

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  • Edward,Lake — Edward, Lake A lake in the Great Rift Valley of central Africa on the border of Uganda and Congo (formerly Zaire). It was discovered by Henry M. Stanley in 1889. * * * …   Universalium

  • Edward, Lake — Lake, eastern Africa. One of the great lakes of the western Great Rift Valley, it lies on the border of Democratic Republic of the Congo and Uganda and is 48 mi (77 km) long and 26 mi (42 km) wide. On the northeast it is connected to the smaller… …   Universalium

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  • Lake Edward — Infobox lake lake name = Lake Edward image lake = Wfm lake edward lake george.jpg caption lake = NASA Landsat photo of Lake Edward and Lake George showing the Kazinga Channel between them image bathymetry = caption bathymetry = coords =… …   Wikipedia

  • Lake Baronets — There have been two Baronetcies created for persons with the surname Lake, one in the Baronetage of Ireland and one in the Baronetage of Great Britain. One creation is extant as of 2008.The Lake Baronetcy, of Carnow in the County of Wicklow, was… …   Wikipedia

  • Edward — /ed weuhrd/, n. 1. Prince of Wales and Duke of Cornwall ( The Black Prince ), 1330 76, English military leader (son of Edward III). 2. Lake, a lake in central Africa, between Uganda and the Democratic Republic of the Congo: a source of the Nile.… …   Universalium

  • Lake George (Uganda) — Infobox lake lake name = Lake George image lake = Wfm lake edward lake george.jpg caption lake = NASA Landsat photo of Lake Edward (larger) and Lake George (smaller). image bathymetry = caption bathymetry = location = coords =… …   Wikipedia

  • lake — lake1 /layk/, n. 1. a body of fresh or salt water of considerable size, surrounded by land. 2. any similar body or pool of other liquid, as oil. 3. (go) jump in the lake, (used as an exclamation of dismissal or impatience.) [bef. 1000; ME lak(e) …   Universalium

  • Lake — /layk/, n. Simon, 1866 1945, U.S. engineer and naval architect. * * * I Relatively large body of slow moving or standing water that occupies an inland basin. Lakes are most abundant in high northern latitudes and in mountain regions, particularly …   Universalium

  • Edward Eager — Edward McMaken Eager (1911 – October 23, 1964) was an American author who made a distinct contribution to children s literature by introducing a theme of magic into the lives of ordinary children.BiographyEager was born in and grew up in Toledo,… …   Wikipedia

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